The Skinny on Standards

An overview of NSF/ANSI drinking water treatment unit standards

About The Author: 

Ellen Van Buren is an account representative for the NSF Drinking Water Treatment Units Program. She can be reached at 800.NSF.MARK, or by e-mail at vanburen@nsf.org.

Activation Date: 
July 26, 2007
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Legacy ID: 
18383

Drinking Water Regulations & Standards: An International Perspective

A look at the ancient art of water treatment and its ever-evolving set of standards around the globe

About The Author: 

Stephen R. Tischler is vice president for operations and business development for National Testing Laboratories, Ltd. He can be reached at 800.458.3330, or by e-mail at stischler@ntllabs.com.

Activation Date: 
July 2, 2007
Issue Reference: 
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Legacy ID: 
18313

Improving the Bottom Line & Customer Satisfaction

Building a consistent dealer income stream with service and maintenance

About The Author: 

Mike Perkinson is director of marketing for Pro Products, LLC. He can be reached at 800.285.9176, or by e-mail at mperkinson@proproducts.com.

Activation Date: 
April 25, 2007
Issue Reference: 
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Legacy ID: 
18108

Diagnosing & Repairing Residential POE Systems

Improve your troubleshooting ability for better repairs

About The Author: 

Jerry Horner, CWS-VI, CI, is vice president of sales and technical support for Topway Global, Inc. He can be reached at 714.255.7999, or by e-mail at jerry@tgipure.com.

Activation Date: 
April 25, 2007
Issue Reference: 
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Legacy ID: 
18107

The Value of the Gold Seal Mark

Examining mark’s proper usage and significance

About The Author: 

Allison Corwin, CWS-VI, is quality manager for the Water Quality Association. She can be reached at 630.505.0160, ext. 530, or by e-mail at acrowin@mail.wqa.org.

Activation Date: 
March 28, 2007
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Legacy ID: 
17917

Who Tests What?

A global look at bottled water testing & regulated contaminants

About The Author: 

Barbara L. Marteney is food and beverage business unit manager for National Testing Laboratories, Ltd. She can be reached at 800.458.3330, ext. 217, or by e-mail at marteney@ntllabs.com.

Activation Date: 
March 28, 2007
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Legacy ID: 
17915

Testing Groundwater

How to test for pH levels, conductivity & iron levels to ensure quality

About The Author: 

Marianne R. Metzger is accounting specialist for Accent Control Systems, Inc. Metzger is a member of the Editorial Advisory Board of Water Quality Products. She can be reached at 610.630.7640, ext. 145, or by e-mail at mmetzger@accent-control.com.

Activation Date: 
March 28, 2007
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17912

Best Kept Secret

WQA’s accredited analytical laboratory tests for various contaminants that constitute both aesthetic and health claims

About The Author: 

Emily Bolda is laboratory supervisor for the Water Quality Association. She can be reached at 630.929.2534, or by e-mail at ebolda@mail.wqa.org.

Activation Date: 
March 7, 2007
Issue Reference: 
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Legacy ID: 
17750

Shaping the Landscape of International Standards

International requirements for POE and POU systems

About The Author: 

Rick Andrew is the operations manager of the NSF Drinking Water Treatment Units Program. Andrew is a member of the Editorial Advisory Board of Water Quality Products. He can be reached at 800.NSF.MARK, or by e-mail at andrew@nsf.org.

Activation Date: 
March 7, 2007
Issue Reference: 
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Legacy ID: 
17740

Testing Reciprocity

When certification bodies work together, companies win

About The Author: 

Tom Palkon, CWS-VI, is director of product certification for the Water Quality Association. He can be reached at 630.505.0160, or by e-mail at tpalkon@mail.wqa.org.

Activation Date: 
January 31, 2007
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
17630